Washington County Resident Roger Buckingham was named the 2013 Washington County winner of Monsanto’s America’s Farmers Grow Communities Award. The winner of the contest is awarded $2500 to donate to the organization of their choice. Buckingham chose to give the funds to the Washington High School Music Department. Monsanto also donated $2500 to the new auditorium project for the Washington School District. The checks were presented to the school district during Wednesday night’s board meeting at the Lincoln Elementary Media Center.